WITCHCRAFT AND SORCERY

BOOKS ARTICLES INTERNET

Books:

Persuasions of the Witch's Craft: Ritual Magic in Contemporary England. T.M. Luhrmann. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1989.

The Religious Imagination in New Guinea. Gilbert Herdt and Michele Stephen, eds. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1989.

Dreamtime: Concerning the Boundary between Wilderness and Civilization. Hans Duerr. New York: Basil Blackwell, 1985.

Witchcraft, Oracles, and Magic among the Azande. E.E. Evans-Pritchard. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1934.

Sorcerers of Dobu. Reo F. Fortune. London: George Routledge, 1932.

The Night Battles. Carlo Ginzburg. New York: Penguin Books, 1985.

Ecstasies: Deciphering the Witch's Sabbath. Carlo Ginzburg. New York: Penguin Books, 1991.

Good Company and Violence: Sorcery and Social Action in a Lowland New Guinea Society. Bruce M. Knauft. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1985.

Sorcerer and Witch in Melanesia. Michele Stephen, ed. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1987.

Spirit Possession in the Nepal Himalayas. John Hitchcock and Rex Jones, eds. New Delhi: Vikas, 1976.

Burmese Supernaturalism. Melford Spiro. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1968.

Magicians of Manumanua: Living Myth in Kalauna. Michael W. Young. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983.

Moon, Sun, and Witches: Gender Ideologies and Class in Inca and Colonial Peru. Irene Silverblatt. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1987.

Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today. Margot Adler. Boston: Beacon Press, 1986.

Witchcraft and Sorcery. Max Marwick, ed. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1982.

Cult and Countercult: A Study of a Spiritual Growth Group and a Witchcraft Order. G.G. Scott. San Francisco: Greenwood Press, 1980.

The Magicians: A Study of the Uses of Power in a Black Magic Group. G.G. Scott. New York: Irvington, 1982.

On the Margin of the Visible: Sociology, the Esoteric, and the Occult. E. Tiryakian, ed. New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1974.

In Sorcery's Shadow: A Memoir of Apprenticeship among the Songhay of Niger. Paul Stoller and Cheryl Olkes. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1987.

Witchcraft: Confessions and Accusations. Mary Douglas, ed. London: Tavistock, 1970.

Deadly Words: Witchcraft in the Bocage. Jeanne Favret-Saada. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981.

Religion and the Decline of Magic. Keith Thomas. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1971.

The Occult in America. H. Kerr and C.L. Crow, eds. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1983.

Jasmin's Witch. E. Le Roy Ladurie. Aldershot: Scholar Press, 1987.

Witchcraft and Sorcery in East Africa. John Middleton and E.H. Winter, eds. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1963.

Stolen Lightning: The Social Theory of Magic. D.L. O'Keefe. New York: Continuum, 1982.

 

 

Articles:

Sorcery and Witchcraft. L. Glick. In Anthropology in Papua New Guinea, I. Hogbin, ed. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1973.

Sorcery and Witchcraft in Melanesia. Mary Patterson. Oceania 45(1974):132-160, 212-234.

Magic: A Theoretical Assessment. M. Winkleman. Current Anthropology 23(1982):37-66.

The European Witch-craze of the 14th to 17th Centuries: A Sociologist's Perspective. N. Ben-Yehuda. American Journal of Sociology 86(1)(1980):1-31.

The Medical Origins of the European Witch-craze. L. Estes. Journal of Social History 17(1983):271-284.

Persuasive Ritual: The Role of the Imagination in Occult Witchcraft. T.M. Luhrmann. Archives de Sciences Social des Religions 60(1985):151-170.

Witchcraft, Morality and Magic in Contemporary England. T.M. Luhrmann. International Journal of Moral and Social Studies 1(1986):77-94.

 

 

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